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Gold Dome: Lawmakers Introduce Sexual Harassment Bill Gold Dome: Lobbyist Loophole at the Legislature Gold Dome: Reading Into the Mueller Report Colorado SIPA Awards Over $1 Million in Micro-Grants During Annual User Conference Gold Dome: Mueller Report Released to Public
 

Gold Dome: Lawmakers Introduce Sexual Harassment Bill

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com State lawmakers finally introduced their bill intended to address sexual harassment at the Capitol. The Colorado Supreme Court will decide whether the state’s ban on high-capacity magazines violates a person’s state constitutional right […]

Gold Dome: Lobbyist Loophole at the Legislature

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com An investigation into a lobbyist’s alleged sexual misconduct at the state Capitol shows a hole in harassment policies. Under the Capitol’s current workplace policy, there is no mechanism to hold lobbyists and other […]

Gold Dome: Reading Into the Mueller Report

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Former U.S. Attorney for Colorado and now U.S. Senate candidate John Walsh said the obstruction aspects of the Mueller report are teed up for congressional review. And Colorado officials are asking to see […]

Colorado SIPA Awards Over $1 Million in Micro-Grants During Annual User Conference

Tweet The Statewide Internet Portal Authority, a self-funded government authority, awarded 35 grant projects to Colorado government entities during the organization’s 9th Annual User Conference on April 16 in Denver. Out of the nearly 100 grant requests and applications for micro-grants, SIPA awarded over $150,000 in grant money to various governments, municipalities and school districts that proposed innovative community […]

Gold Dome: Mueller Report Released to Public

Tweet Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com No collusion, according to Attorney General Bill Barr. He gave a press conference this morning where he said there was no illegal involvement from President Donald Trump, or any other American, in Russian […]

Gold Dome: Sen. Leroy Garcia Will Vote Against Dems on Red Flag Bill

27 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado Senate President Leroy Garcia will vote in opposition to his party when he casts a vote against the red flag bill. If one more Democrat splits, the bill is expected to fail. John […]

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Gold Dome: Mueller Report Analysis Begins

25 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Over the weekend, we got our first taste of what is included in the Mueller report. Attorney General William Barr said the report include no indication that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia, […]

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Gold Dome: Democrats Split on Major Issues

22 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com State Democrats are split on two major issues as the legislature heads into its final full month. The death penalty repeal and the family medical leave bill are getting more work before […]

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Gold Dome: Hickenlooper Participates in CNN Town Hall

21 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com By the time you read this, March Madness brackets will be locked, so, well, I hope you submitted yours if you’re into that sort of thing. I got mine in just under […]

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Gold Dome: Republicans See Early Win in Case Over Bill Reading

20 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com A judge granted a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit filed by Republican senators over Democrats’ decision to use a computer to read a massive bill on the floor last week. As more […]

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Gold Dome: Oil and Gas Bill Keeps on Moving

19 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Colorado’s major oil and gas bill got approval in a House committee yesterday. The bill moves on to the House Finance Committee. The Colorado legislature will discuss changes to how it handles workplace harassment […]

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Gold Dome: King Soopers Prepares for a Strike

18 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The union representing 12,000 workers with King Soopers and City Market grocery stores in Colorado has voted to authorize a strike in their contract dispute. The workers haven’t yet gone on strike, […]

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Gold Dome: Senate Votes to Overturn Emergency Declaration

15 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com The U.S. Senate passed a resolution to overturn President Donald Trump’s declaration of a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border. The president is now set up to make his first veto. And on that […]

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Gold Dome: Beto O’Rourke Announces Presidential Bid

14 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Beto O’Rourke announced he’s entering the 2020 presidential race. In a recent profile, he said he was “born to do this.” While many people around the Denver metro area were hunkering down […]

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Gold Dome: The Bomb (Cyclone) is Dropping

13 March 2019

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your daily dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Send tips and press releases for this column to info@statebill.com Get ready for the bomb cyclone — government offices, courts and a lot of school districts are closed. But it’s the 21st century, and we all just work remotely when , so here’s the news of the rest […]

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